A young man drowned at Tanguar haor in Tahirpur upazila of Sunamganj in Sylhet division. The mishap took place onWednesday afternoon while he was taking a dip.
The deceased was identified as Ashraful Islam Hasan, 22, son of one Chan Mia, hailed from Shelbarash village of Dharmapasha upazila.
Deceased’s father Chan Mia is serving as a security guard of Ministry of Housing and Public Works. They have been living in the quarter of Public Works department in Sunamganj.
Quoting locals, Tahirpur thana officer-in-charge (OC) Nandan Kanti Dhar told that Hasan along with some friends went to Tanguar haor on Eid vacation. Hasan drowned in water as they were bathing in the haor. Later his body floated up on the surface of the haor.